July 5, 2020

COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Test in Delhi

Rapid Antigen Test was approved by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and started in Delhi on 20 June to ramp up the much needed testing capacity. This government approved antigen test for coronavirus gives test results in just 30 minutes. ICMR and the …

Types of COVID-19 Tests in India

Different types of Tests for Covid-19 available in India RT PCR Test Real-time Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction¬†(rRT-PCR)¬†TestThis is the most commonly used test to detect Covid-19 patients. A swab taken from nose or throat of a patient, sputum, saliva or deep airway material collected …